Tony is a Thai national who was raised both in Thailand and in the United States. He completed his Masters of Science as a clinical microbiologist specializing in HIV. He has experience in developing a more simplified and cost effective method to detect drug resistance in treated HIV patients. Currently, those methods are being used in many Thai government hospitals.
Other previous experience includes working for a US private laboratory company as a biochemist reporting any unusual concentration of volatile gases in the environment, and also working for a US clinical research company that did extensive clinical trial studies of products from company such as Pfiizer. Until recently, he has been teaching biology in graduate and secondary school. He is now running the family business of real estate and lighting manufacturing.